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  • Other Career Management Resources

    The USC Career Center and Alumni Association are committed to assisting you with your lifelong career journey with timely and worldwide access to career management resources available for you online 24/7.

    We strongly encourage you to take advantage of all career resources and services offered at USC, including your school-based career centers.

  • Recent Graduates From the Classes of 2022, 2021, or 2020

    USC recent graduates with an academic degree from the class of 2022, 2021 and 2020 are eligible to receive complimentary career advising for the first three years after graduation.

    To schedule an appointment, please create your alumni connectSC account. Once your account is approved, email recruit@usc.edu to schedule your appointment.

    Recent graduates may have up to four 50-minute appointments annually, via telephone, Zoom, or in-person in the Student Union on the University Park Campus.

    Individualized services include:

    • Career advising
    • Resume, cover letter, and LinkedIn profile consulting
    • Networking and job search strategizing
    • Mock interviewing
    • Job offer negotiation
  • Alumni From the Classes of 2019 and prior

    The USC Career Center and Alumni Association provide specially-priced phone and virtual career advising services for USC alumni worldwide.

    Career advising is personal, and everyone’s needs are different. The professional advisors listed below are experts in the field; however, the USC Career Center and Alumni Association make no representation as to the nature of the services they will provide you.

    The following are discounted career advising options:

    • Introductory Career Advising (one 50-minute appointment) $99
    • Resume or LinkedIn Critique (one 50-minute appointment) $99
    • Career Advising (two 50-minute appointments) $259

    You may schedule a 15-minute initial exploratory consultation with each of the advisors listed below and select the advisor that is right for you.

    Linda Greenfield, M.S., M.B.A., Master Career Counselor
    President of Essential Career Counseling
    (818) 512-7226

    Jamie J. Johnson, MS, Certified Career Counselor (CCC), Nationally Certified Career Counselor (NCC)
    Owner, Paths2take Consulting
    (859) 537-3001

    Karen Suarez, MA, Master Career Counselor, Certified Professional Resume Writer
    Founder & Owner, KTS Career Coaching
    (323) 475-2314

The National Career Development Association (NCDA) is a recognized leader in developing professional standards.  The following are some helpful links to educate yourself about working with a career advisor:

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Please note, the USC Career Center do not provide recent graduates or alumni psychological counseling, therapy, or other mental health services.

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Leverage your alumni career benefits today. Our alumni career resources are designed exclusively for you and can be accessed on-demand anywhere in the world. We offer robust resume reviews, career management tools,  online networking, and targeted research information. Our goal is to help you create a competitive job search strategy, make valuable connections, identify potential employers, and land your next opportunity.  View a list of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs).

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